In 1988, Discover Houston Tours introduced daily guided walking tours and the Tunnel System to Houston. In 2011, we partnered with Urban Adventures to offer two walking tours through our sister company, Houston Urban Adventures. To date, our combined companies have conducted over 4,931 tours for more than 61,245 visitors from around the world.

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Around Downtown Holiday Tours on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays in November and December from Noon-3:30 p.m. use the free Greenlink Connector to take you from the Visitors Center in City Hall to GreenStreet, The Shops at Houston Center, Discovery Green, and back again. Along the way, you'll see sculpture, flowers and trees, and, as the holiday season progresses, building decorations, ice skating, and the City's Holiday Tree.

Rice Village Chocolate Safaris on Saturdays visit yummy and unique chocolate shops and restaurants. Celebrate a special occasion, meet new friends, and learn about the history of chocolate.Taste pastries, British candy, candy imported from France and the Netherlands, popular and little-known American brands, and ice cream -- all created with lucious chocolate. 

Houston Urban Adventures’ Heart of the Tunnel Walk introduces you to the Downtown Tunnel, Chase Tower’s 60th-floor sky lobby, the 1929 Chase Building, and souvenir shopping at Houston’s Visitors Center, with time for a Dutch-treat lunch in an underground food court.

On Houston Urban Adventures’ Historic Downtown Pub Tour, your local guide spins tales of murder, gambling, brothels, and ghosts as you visit four unique neighborhood bars around Market Square Park in the old Town of Houston.

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